Worship = the Fruit of Thankfulness

Hebrews 13:15 Amplified Bible (AMP)
15 Through Him[Jesus], therefore, let us at all times offer up to God a sacrifice of praise, which is the fruit of lips that thankfully acknowledge and confess and glorify His name.
Psalm 69:30 Amplified Bible (AMP)
30 I will praise the name of God with song
And magnify Him with thanksgiving.

The fruit of thankfulness to the Lord

  • Of thankfully acknowledging and confessing and glorifying His name
  • Of magnifying Him with thanksgiving(a sacrifice of praise)

=> Is worship!
1 Chronicles 16:29
29 Ascribe to the Lord the glory and honor due His name; Bring an offering [of thanksgiving], and come before Him; Worship the Lord in the splendor of holiness.
1 Thessalonians 5:16-18 Amplified Bible (AMP)
16 Rejoice always and delight in your faith; 17 be unceasing and persistent in prayer; 18 in every situation [no matter what the circumstances] be thankful and continually give thanks to God; for this is the will of God for you in Christ Jesus.


Word Study
From NetBible Ps 69:30

  • magnify[01431] = to boast, make great, honor
  • thanksgiving[08426] = confession, thank-offering, sacrifice of praise, sacrifice of thanksgiving

From NetBible Heb 13:15

  • sacrifice of praise[133] = a thank offering
    *From [134] = to praise, extol, to sing praises in honour to God
  • fruit of lips[2590] = praises, which are presented to God as a thank offering
    *the soul is compared to a plant that is to bring forth fruit
  • give thanks[3670] = to confess, declare to one another, to praise, celebrate with one another
    *From [3674] = persons assembled together





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